Seltex Interiors Limited Conditions Of Sale
All sales are subject to these conditions unless specifically modified and agreed in writing by Seller but excluding any and all terms of purchase proposed by the Buyer. All verbal acceptances of an order by the Seller are deemed binding subject to these Conditions of Sale.
All prices are quoted without commitment and are subject to alteration or withdrawal by the Seller without notice prior to acceptance of the Buyer’s order. The Seller’s printed price list may be altered without notification. All prices are exclusive of VAT.
Credit Facilities & Payment
Credit accounts shall be opened at the discretion of the Seller upon receipt of satisfactory references. The seller reserves the right to withdraw credit facilities upon any account exceeding the agreed limit and on any overdue account. Where credit facilities apply, goods will be invoiced as soon as they are despatched or the Buyer notified by the Seller that they are ready for collection. All invoices must be paid within 30 days of the date of invoice.
As shading can vary between manufacturing batches, the Buyer should take care to order correct quantities from the seller, as further supply of the same manufacturing batch cannot be guaranteed.
(a) The Buyer or his agents are responsible for checking goods for defects before cutting or hanging starts.
(b) The Buyer or his agents are responsible for checking the goods after the first 3 lengths are hung and, if they appear to be defective, must cease further cutting or hanging of goods and immediately notify the Seller. Cutting and hanging must also cease at any later stage should goods appear defective.
(c) The Buyer should use the adhesive recommended by the Seller who shall not be liable for any loss, damage or expense suffered by the Buyer if any other adhesive is used.
(d) Subject to clauses (b) and (c) above, the Seller undertakes to replace goods proving to be defective free of charge.
(e) Under no circumstances does the Seller accept liability for consequential or incidental loss, damage or expense suffered or incurred by the Buyer.
(a) The Buyer or his agents are at all times responsible for preparing all hanging surfaces as he/she/they consider appropriate and correct for the wallcovering to be installed.
(b) The Seller has no control over, nor any responsibility for the preparation which takes place and accordingly will not accept any responsibility for any loss, damage or expense incurred or suffered by the Buyer or his agents as a result of unsatisfactory wall preparation.
(c) While the Seller will endeavour to ensure that any information as to the preparation of hanging surfaces is appropriate, any published or verbal information rendered by the Seller in this respect should not be treated any more than assistance and under no circumstances will such information render the Seller liable in any way in contract or in tort.
Property & Risk
(a) The risk in the goods shall pass to the Buyer: (i) On delivery of the goods to the Buyer. (ii) On the Buyer’s refusal to accept the goods on delivery. (iii) On collection of the goods by the Buyer.
(b) The property in the goods shall remain vested in the Seller until payment for the goods has been made in full.
Delivery & Charges
(a) Despatch dates are given in good faith, but the Seller cannot guarantee delivery on any specific date. Non-arrival of goods by a specific date cannot be accepted as a reason for refusal to accept delivery or the basis of a claim for damages against the Seller. Failure of goods to arrive within ten days of advised despatch must be notified immediately to the Seller in writing.
(b) Goods should be examined by the Buyer on arrival and any damage or shortage noted by the Buyer on the Carrier’s delivery note. Both the Seller and the Carrier must be advised by the Buyer of such damage or shortage, in writing, before the expiry date of three days after the arrival of the goods.
(c) Damaged goods must not be used in part or whole but must be retained by the Buyer pending the Seller’s instructions. The Seller reserves the right to refuse credit for damaged goods in the event of non-compliance with these instructions.
(d) Delivery will be made free of charge except for Special deliveries when specified by the Buyer and deliveries to Eire and all destinations off the United Kingdom mainland.
(a) Cancellation of orders may only be effected at the Buyer’s written request.
(b) Where the Buyer’s written request for cancellation of any order is received by the Seller after the Seller has accepted the Buyer’s order the request shall have no effect unless the Seller subsequently gives written consent to the cancellation, which consent will only be given on terms which indemnify the Seller against all loss.
Return of Goods
Drivers and Carriers do not have authority to accept goods for return without written instructions from the seller. The Seller will only accept goods if the goods are found to be defective or damaged.
Every effort is made to ensure that technical information given by the Seller is reliable. However, the Seller shall not be liable in contract or in tort in respect of any technical information or assistance given before or after the formation of the Contract of Sale. As the Seller cannot govern or influence site conditions, any form of tips given for wall preparation and hanging of wallcoverings are strictly for assistance only and Seller shall not be liable for the giving of the same.
We reserve the right to withdraw wallcoverings and any other merchandise or alter any trading term and condition without prior notice.
These Conditions of sale shall be governed and construed in accordance with English Law.